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Ukraine
231 Signatories
19,813,767 Inhabitants
CoM East Signatories in Ukraine committed to reduce by 2020:
Emissions of СО2
22,033,625 tСО2/a
Planting 1,001,528,403 trees*
Exhaust 14,124,119 new cars**
Replace 737,453,138 old light bulbs on the LED***
  • *CO2 absorption of a tree - 22 kg CO2 per year
  • **CO2 emission of a new car - 1.56 t CO2 per year
  • ***Replacement of one IL with LED lamp leads to emission reduction of 0.029 t CO2 per year
Energy consumption
38,732,714 MWh/a
Annual consumption of 3,094,329 households

General information

Official Name: Ukraine

Capital: Kyiv

Total land area: 603,628 km² (including temporarily occupied Crimea and Eastern regions)

Territorial Administration and Governance: 457 cities: 176 of them are labelled oblast-class, 279 smaller raion-class cities, and two special legal status cities (Kyiv and Sevastopol); 886 urban-type settlements and 28,552 villages

Regions (Oblasts): Cherkasy, Chernihiv, Chernivtsi, Dnipropetrovsk, Donetsk, Ivano-Frankivsk, Kharkiv, Kherson, Khmelnytskyi, Kiev, Kirovohrad, Luhansk, Lviv, Mykolaiv, Odessa, Poltava, Rivne, Sumy, Ternopil, Vinnytsia, Volyn, Zakarpattia, Zaporizhia, Zhytomyr

Population: 42,195,000 (2018)

Urbanization: 70.1% of total population

5 largest cities:

Kyiv - 2,797,600

Kharkiv - 1,430,900

Dnipro - 1,032,800

Donetsk - 1,024,700

Odessa - 1,001,600

Sources of information: www.mfa.gov.ua; www.ukrstat.gov.ua

CoM East news

Ukraine: participation of CoM East National Expert in Sustainable Energy Week of Nikolaev city
Ukraine: participation of CoM East National Expert in Sustainable Energy Week in Odessa
New call of the Covenant twinning programme!
Covenant of Mayors: High-Level Eastern Partnership Conference “Municipalities for Sustainable Growth”
Covenant of Mayors: High-level conference “Municipalities for Sustainable Growth”, 22-23/11/2018, Kiev
Katowice: CoM East participation in COP 24
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2019!
EU4Energy: competition on energy topics
Global Climate City Challenge: competitive selection
Ukraine: training for CoM signatories on the topic: "Technical aspects of the SECAP implementation"
Ukraine: training for small city-signatories on technical aspects of SE(C)AP implementation, 29-30/01/2019
Ukraine: training for big city-signatories “Specific sectorial areas of SE(C)AP implementation: technical aspects”, Slavutych, 7-8/02/2019
Ukraine: Presentation of MDCP "Energy and Climate Transformation", Slavutych, 26/02/2019
Ukraine: The first working meeting within the framework of MDCP "Energy and Climate Transformation", Slavutych, 26/02/2019
Climate Neighbourhoods ‒ Let’s scale-up solutions! 22-23/05/2019, Heidelberg, Germany
Ukraine: Municipal Platform: round Table on the Road Map, Myrgorod, 13/03/2019
Ukraine: EEA Award Ceremony of Zhytomyr city and Working meeting of the MDCP, Zhytomyr, 19/03/2019
EU4Energy: Becoming energy efficient can be easy if you listen to Babushka!
Ukraine: discussion of the Road Map within the framework of the Municipal Platform, Myrgorod, 13/03/2019
EU4Energy: competition starts today!
Experience sharing program for Covenant of Mayors' signatories "City2City" in Latvia - day 1
Ukraine: working meeting within the framework of the Municipal platform and EEA Award Ceremony, 19/03/2019, Zhytomyr
Experience sharing program for Covenant of Mayors' signatories "City2City" in Latvia - day 2
Experience sharing program for Covenant of Mayors' signatories "City2City" in Latvia - day 3
Experience sharing program for Covenant of Mayors' signatories "City2City" in Latvia - day 4
EU Neighbours: First EU Sustainable Energy Award for Eastern Partnership 2019 – applications now open!
Ukraine: event on project management within the framework of the SE(C)AP and presentation of the Roadmap, 26/03/2019, Vinnytsa
Ukraine: training on "SECAP Development as a guarantee of fulfillment of the commitments of the Covenant of Mayors", 18-19/04/2019, Kyiv
Ukraine: Interregional workshop for municipalities "Energy efficiency in communities: new challenges, new opportunities", 04/16/2019, Kharkiv
Ukraine: training for the city-signatories of the Covenant of Mayors on the theme: "SECAP Development as a guarantee of fulfillment of the commitments of the Covenant of Mayors", 18-19/04/2019, Kyiv
Ukraine: EU SEW 2019 in Mykolaiv
Ukraine: European Sustainable Energy Week 2019 in Mykolaiv, 1/06/2019
Ukraine: Internship for representatives of the city-signatories of the Covenant of Mayors "City2City", 19-21/06/2019, Slavutych
Ukraine: 5 representatives of the city-signatories of the Covenant of Mayors will have an internship "City2city", 25-27/06/2019, Zhytomyr
Covenant of Mayors: «City2City» exchange programme: 2nd Call for proposals for Mayors’ level study visits
Ukraine: Slavutych shares the experience of effective energy policy with the Covenant of Mayors Signatories within City2City, 19-21/06/2019
Ukraine: internship "City2City" for 5 representatives of the city-signatories of the Covenant of Mayors, Zhytomyr, 25-27/06/2019
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